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2014 Tromso Chess Olympiad Survey – Results

Date:

23 November 2014

The ACP would like to thank all 72 participants of the 2014 Tromso Chess Olympiad survey, which can be downloaded here
We hope your evaluations and thoughts will help FIDE and the organizers of next Olympiads.

We have received answers from representatives of 42 national chess federations:
Andorra (1), Australia (2), Azerbaijan (1), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Brazil (1), Bulgaria (1), Croatia (1), Czech Republic (1), Denmark (4), England (6), Estonia (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Ghana (1), ICCD (1), Iceland (4), India (1), Iran (1), Israel (4), Italy (4), Kyrgyzstan (1), Latvia (1), Lithuania (3), Luxembourg (1), Macedonia (1), Mexico (1), Monaco (1), Netherlands (3), Norway (1), Papua New Guinea (1), Poland (1), Russia (1), Scotland (1), Serbia (1), Slovakia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Sweden (2), Switzerland (1), Ukraine (4), USA (5), Vietnam (1).

Among the 72 responders: 41 were Players, 11 were Arbiters, 7 Captains, 6 FIDE Congress Participants, 6 Journalists, 1 Chief of Delegation, 1 Volunteer, 1 Photographer, 1 Member of the Technical Administration Panel, 1 Coach, and 1 Commentator. Remark: The numbers don’t sum up to 72 as some of the participants had more than one function.

The 2014 Tromso Chess Olympiad survey was prepared by the Association of Chess Professionals in order to gather evaluations and opinions of the participants. We hope our work will help FIDE and the organizers of next Olympiads. The report was prepared by the ACP General Secretary Bartlomiej Macieja. The results of the survey, including graphs, might be reproduced, if a link to the original source is provided.